On 09/03/2022 at 6:36 a.m., the Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a car crash at 33124 Hwy 12 in Plymouth County. During the investigation it was determined that a 2006 Chevy Equinox being driven by Michael Vander Meulen of Sioux City, Iowa was traveling south on Hwy 12. At some point the vehicle left the roadway and came to rest in a ravine on the east side of Hwy 12. Vander Meulen was transported to MercyOne Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The vehicle is considered a totaled. The Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by Akron Fire and EMS and the Department of Natural Resource.